WILDsound Podcast
WSPodcast New Logo.png

WILDsound's The Film Podcast Blog

In each episode, our hosts Matthew and Kierston talk about Film. From breaking down both common and uncommon film terms to discussing famous stories, characters, and players in film's history, to talking with people about their jobs in the industry, The Film Podcast will nourish your curiosity for all things film!

Festival Friday Round Up! August 17th

Every Friday Matthew and Kierston get together and talk about plthe festival they did the Thursday Before. Come hear about the awesome shows and the awesome audience at the August 16th Experimental Film Festival! 

Here is the list of films that played at the festival: 

GLENDALE, 6min, USA, Dance
Directed by Sean Wehrli

A portrait of Detroit and the passion its people share. The same passion fueled by love and joy can be flipped to motivate crime and destruction.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

FOR REST, 16min., Japan, Experimental
Directed by Shinya Isobe

A feast is laid out on a table nestled among the roots of a tree in a forest. In a 16mm time-lapse the food gradually rots. Watching this time pass, our imagination conjures images of various things, including death, and spins its own tales until eventually, as the table becomes a mound of grass and new shoots begin to grow, while being struck and shaken by the mystical nature of time we come to embrace the rebirth of hope.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

SARAVA, 3min., Brazil, Music Video
Directed by Luma Oquendo & Mauricio Pisani

A music video for music SARAVA from Funk Buia & Arcanjo Ras feat. Paula Pretta. Produced by Pitcho Z’Africa Brazil.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

SEPARATE SENTENCES, 15min., USA, Experimental
Directed by Amie Dowling and Austin Forbord

Incarceration is not a single or discrete event, but a dynamic process that unfolds over time and affects families for generations. Separate Sentence (2016) is a 15-minute dance/theater film that draws upon individual experiences and physical memories of a cast comprised of Bay Area artists – some of whom are fathers or sons who have experienced incarceration. The film was shot throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

DUEL CITIZEN, 9min., USA, Experimental
Directed by Marcel Giwargis

An Iranian immigrant confronts his American self.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

SILHOUETTE OF A STORM – BENT TREET, USA, 4min., Dance
Directed by Nick Zoulek

In Silhouette of a Storm-Bent Tree, saxophonist and multimedia artist Nick Zoulek fuses all of his creative endeavors, serving as performer (bass saxophone), composer, producer, director, cine- matographer, and engineer, in order to fulfill his artistic vision.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

THE POET, 6min., USA, Experimental
Directed by Adam Cushman

After the Second World War, an inspired poet takes the stage.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

WAITING, 5min., Canada, Experimental/Comedy
Directed by Hans Grossmann

Waiting for the inevitable is all that’s left for many of the folks at this retirement home, but one of these feisty grandmas has found her passion in the weekly Bingo game! Never winning has become a frustrating problem though, especially with the popular grandma always taking home the winnings! But enough is enough! When the taunting boils over, this little old lady has had more than enough, and decides to throw the first punch – or pie, rather!

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

SOLARIS, 5min., Australia, Music Videov
Directed by Stephanie Peters

The clips journey into the twisted and depraved mind of a psychopath is inspired by none other than the Crawford Family murders whose deaths rocked Australia’s Great Ocean Road community in the 1970’s and to date whose killer has never been found.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

FUERZA, 4min., Australia, Dance

Directed by Grace Moore

Dancer Cameron McCormack takes us on a journey of strength and space in this short ballet film.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!

AUGENBLICKE – A BLINK OF AN EYE, 4min., Animation/Drama
Directed by Kiana Naghshineh

Three perceptions of only one truth – hers, his and ours.

CLICK HERE – and see full info and more pics of the film!